A woman was stabbed repeatedly while she was sleeping, early Tuesday morning. The woman woke up to find another woman on top of her, stabbing her, inside her apartment on Sherwood Street near Sahara and Paradise Road. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of 5 stab wounds in the head and torso. She is expected to survive. Las Vegas Metro Police believe the victim and the suspect knew each other. The suspect left the area before police arrived.